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 21 Mar 2022

Revamped apprenticeship widens career options

A key technical apprenticeship has been revised and updated to improve career development opportunities across the building engineering sector.... 
Graeme Rees.
 21 Mar 2022

Graeme Rees takes over as president of BCIA

The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) has announced Graeme Rees as its new president. Mr Rees takes over from Terry Sharp who has held the role for the past two years, while Paul Wetherfield will take Mr Rees' place as vice-president.... 
Dominic Holland presenting.
 18 Mar 2022

ACR News Awards 2022 winners announced

The ACR News Awards 2022 were presented at the Chelsea Harbour Hotel, London on 17 March. Comedian and actor Dominic Holland presented the Awards supported by the voice of the National Lottery, Alan Dedicoat.... 
 16 Mar 2022

White paper: Which low GWP option could be used for my refrigerant application?

Climalife has today launched a white paper, written for the UK market, entitled: Which low GWP option could be used for my refrigerant application?... 
 15 Mar 2022

Keynote speakers announced for International Conference On Sustainability And The Cold Chain

Organisers have announced the keynote speakers for the IIR International Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain which will take place online from 11 to 13 April 2021.... 
 15 Mar 2022

The IOR’s Women in RACHP Networks holds an event to mark International Women’s Day

The IOR’s Women in RACHP Network (WiRACHP) held a practical engineering day to mark International Women’s Day on 8 March. Hosted by Business Edge in Waterlooville, the event included an overview of air-conditioning, refrigeration and heat pump ... 
 15 Mar 2022

Eco Air Box cools retail fulfilment centre Belvedere, Greater London

Eco Air Box is a division of the Excool Group of Companies and is based in Bromsgrove Worcestershire. With over 14,000sqm of design engineering and manufacturing facilities and over 220 Employees the business designs, manufactures and installs air ... 
 15 Mar 2022

Terry Young celebrates 60 years with J&E Hall

J&E Hall's director/general manager responsible for Daikin screw compressor development,Terry Young, has clocked up an outstanding 60 years with J&E Hall and is looking to the future with relish.... 
 14 Mar 2022

BESA puts into practice ethos of International Women's Day

Women are woefully under-represented in engineering professions, but one of the industry’s leading trade bodies is bucking the trend and practising what it preaches about the need for greater gender equality and opportunity.... 
 4 Mar 2022

Programme launched for ICCC2022

The programme for the 7th IIR Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain is now available online at https://ior.org.uk/events/ICCC2022/iccc2022-programme.... 
 4 Mar 2022

Astley Hire achieves carbon neutral status

Astley Hire is one of the first industrial equipment hire companies to achieve carbon-neutral status for December 2020 – November 2021 under PAS 2060 framework.... 
 4 Mar 2022

Smith Brothers celebrates 125 years

Smith Brothers Stores (SBS) is celebrating its 125 years anniversary with origins dating back to 1897, when founder Walter Smith began to lay the foundations of what has become one of the largest independent merchants operating in the UK.... 
 3 Mar 2022

Q-ton delivers low carbon hot water for Citadines hotel

A London hotel has recently upgraded its hot water generation plant using the Q-ton air-to-water heat pump system from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI).... 
 1 Mar 2022

Safety first with Daikin Applied

HVAC manufacturer and service specialist Daikin Applied UK has successfully acquired a comprehensive range of health, safety, quality, and environmental accreditations for its contracting and service business.... 
 25 Feb 2022

Holland confirmed for ACR News Awards

Award-winning stand-up comedian Dominic Holland will be hosting the 2022 ACR News Awards.... 
Online training is booming at TCUK.
 25 Feb 2022

Online training surge during pandemic lockdowns improves installer skills

Toshiba reports a dramatic increase in online air conditioning training during the recent COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns, as installers and maintenance staff took the opportunity to improve their skills.... 
L-r: Gary Case and Nigel Palmer.
 25 Feb 2022

PACAIR becomes Trane value added reseller

Trane UK has partnered with national air conditioning distributor PACAIR, with its complete range of heating and cooling products available through following the new Value Added Partnership.... 
 24 Feb 2022

SBS eliminates gas cylinder rental charges

In a world of rising costs, Smith Brothers are supporting customers by suspending gas cylinder rental charges throughout the whole of 2022.... 
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